Sawyer's papers, consisting of indentures of apprenticeship as a reporter with the Oxford Times, 1915; journal, 1936-49, 1950-4; scrapbook of newscuttings, postcards, cigarette cards and other ephemera, 1923-76.
Papers of William Percival Sawyer
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 925, e. 611-13
- Dates of Creation1915-76
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
William Percival Sawyer was a newspaper reporter.
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Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The papers were given to the Library by Mr W.P. Sawyer in 1980.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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